Big Bear Area Information

Plan Your Next Adventure to Big Bear Lake California

Located in the heart of the San Bernardino National Forest, Big Bear Lake is a mecca for outdoor adventure all year-round. Enjoy 400 acres of skiable terrain during the winter and an endless array of summertime activities like hiking, biking, horseback riding, boating, wakeboarding, fishing, and more, all in Big Bear Lake. This Southern California mountain destination is also home to golf courses for all skill levels and even mini-golf courses for the kiddos.  

Things to Do in Big Bear Lake, CA

Fishing & Boating

Experience one of the many watersports on Big Bear Lake, like boating, fishing, kayaking, parasailing, and more. You can rent the equipment you need for the day or go on a chartered tour for expert advice and insider tips. You can find everything here for a day out on the beautiful Big Bear Lake. 


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Attractions & Activities

Visit attractions like Big Bear Alpine Zoo, Big Bear Museum, or the Summit Adventure Park during your stay in Big Bear. There are attractions and activities for all ages throughout Big Bear Lake Village and Snow Summit Ski Resort. This year-round mountain destination has a lot to offer, whether you're coming for a quick weekend away from the city or an extended getaway in the mountains.


> Attractions in Big Bear, CA


Get the best perspective of Big Bear on a guided tour throughout the region. You can experience the top attractions on a segway tour or venture through the rugged landscape on a horseback riding excursion. Really looking for a thrill? View the San Bernardino mountains on a zipline tour.


> Guided & Self Guided Tours Around Big Bear, CA

Ski & Snowboarding

Big Bear Mountain Resort and Snow Summit Ski Resort offer terrain for beginners and experienced skiers and boarders. As Southern California's home for mountain sports, Big Bear Lake is the perfect winter destination with more than 400 skiable acres, 26 lifts, and over 55 runs. Buy a lift ticket for the day and get access to both mountains. There are also rental companies so you don't have to lug your gear here.


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